REUNIONs: "...We are planning to hold a VP-42 Reunion April 10-13, 2014 at Pensacola, Florida. For information and registration - jump over to VP-42 Reunion 2014 or contact Larry Hess firstname.lastname@example.org ((239)898-8377)..." Contributed by STANTON, William "Bill" email@example.com [Updated 07FEB2014 | 04FEB2014]
REUNIONs: "...A few Shipmates from VP-42 are getting together in Seattle and Whidbey Island August 12th 2009 with Tony Ballard, Ron Shotwell, Gene Dorion and Frank Willard. If any VP-42 Shipmates that remember us and want join us - get in touch with me..." Contributed by WILLARD, PR3 Frank firstname.lastname@example.org [29APR2009]
REUNIONs: "22SEP99...The squadrons of Navy Patrol Wing Four, which was based in the Aleutians in WW II, will be holding a Reunion at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington, starting 22 September 1999. Attached to PatWing Four were PBY squadrons VP-41, VP-42, VP-43, VP-45, VP-61, and VP-62. PV squadrons were VPB-131, VPB-135, VPB-136, and VPB-139. VPB-120 and VPB-122 were PB4Y-2 squadrons that saw duty late in the war. OS2U squadrons VS-48, VS-49, VS-56, and VS-70 did inshore patrol and rescue work. Anyone who was a member of PatWing 4 who is interested in attending the reunion should contact "Ole" Haugen (VP-43) for registration forms. His e-mail address is: email@example.com. His regular address is 10404 W Sierra Dawn Drive, Sun City, AZ 85351..." Contributed by Robert R. Larson, VP-41/VPB-136 firstname.lastname@example.org [31MAY99]
REUNIONs: "...Have set up a roster for VP-42'ers and have about 200 names and addresses so far. We had a Reunion at NAS North Island, San Diego, California last April (the lst in 40 years or so for us). Would continue to enlarge the roster and will send a copy to anyone interested (postage would be appreciated). Please send information to Bill Lawder ('53-'57) at KingPest@aol.com..." Contributed by SKWERLGRAM@aol.com [30MAY99]
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